Product Details
Neurobiology of Sexual Assault: Understanding The "Counterintuitive" Behavior of Victims
Cost CLE Credits Topics
$65.00 1.5 General Practice, Trauma
Presented By : Christopher Wilson, Psy.D.
Date: 17 Apr 2018

MCLE Accreditation: The Oregon State Bar has approved this program for 1.5 general MCLE credits (Program No. 4134*58).  This program is approved for 1.5 general MCLE credits with the State Bar of California; NCVLI is an approved CA multiple activity provider. The training may be eligible for MCLE credit in other states; a certificate of attendance will be available after the program.

Duration: 91 minutes (1.5 credit)
Original Program Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Presenter:  Christopher Wilson, Psy.D.  More information about Dr. Wilson is available here.

Description:  Understanding the brain’s response to trauma is critical to understanding the seemingly counterintuitive behavior of sexual assault victims such as continued or re-engagement with a perpetrator, non- or delayed disclosure of victimization, flat affect, among others.  This training will address the science behind such behaviors—i.e., defense circuitry, attachment circuitry, immobility responses, the role habitual behavior can play in one’s response to being sexually assaulted, the impact of trauma on memory, and the long term impact trauma can have on survivors.  Awareness of the science can help attorneys and other victim services providers better serve their clients, as well as help inform the investigation and prosecution of sexual assault cases.

For a certificate of attendance following viewing, please email with your name and the 3 attendance codes from the video.

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